We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.


Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 09 12
Book In Advance
More Info
US$ 129.81*
and up
Alhambra and Granada Tour from Seville
More Info
US$ 133.66*
and up
Granada Day Trip from Seville Including Skip-the-Line Entrance to Alhambra...
More Info
US$ 70.91*
and up
Skip the Line: Alhambra and Generalife Gardens Half-Day Tour
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good20%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“summer palace” (125 reviews)
“water features” (124 reviews)
Generalife | Realejo-San Matias, 18009 Granada, Spain
+34 958 22 09 12
Write a Review
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
JPMiles / Payback Arrow
Reviews (8,772)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 3,065 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The Generalife is part of the Alhambra complex. They are next to each other, along with the Alcazar. This isn't always clear when reading reviews. Buy tickets well in advance online, as they sell out weeks in advance. It is a Game of Thrones filming...More

Thank denbwell
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was your garden. What can I say? It’s lovely and I was there in the winter. It’s hot in Andalusia most times of the year. You want a cool place to get out of the sun.

Thank seattletraveller59
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is an amazing place and , as we were there during Spanish Autumn the colours were fantastic . Photo opportunities abound.

Thank David C
Reviewed 1 week ago

When you book your visit to the Alhambra, be sure that it include the Generalife as well. The two really do go together and will give you an historical perspecive of the overall sites. The gardens are really beautiful here, so take some time to...More

Thank Cynthia A
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It is so beautiful you want to spend the entire afternoon there and that is the best to do in Granada! Good luck to choosing a tourist less day!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Amazing! Breathtaking! I couldn’t stop photographing. The grounds were beautiful. We hired a guide to walk and talk us through the gardens. It is unlike any palace in the world. The Moorish architecture with fountains and running water is magical.

Thank Alison M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Take your time and wander the entire grounds. I think you could return time and again and make new discoveries each time.

Thank Alayne S
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an area found outside of the Alhambra Palace that was designed to serve as the living quarters away from the hustle and bustle of court life. It is a very pleasant stroll that carries you past the sultans garden areas planted with both...More

Thank PBlyth
Reviewed 1 week ago

An amazing and astonishing place? Por supesto!!! Claro!!! We could have spent several days there, but as vacations go ... If the opportunity presents itself again, we will definitely go here upon arrival in Granada.

Thank DrWiz1944
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Generalife is located in the Alhambra, both are not separated. Such an amazing place to visit, takes u to old Granada once it was a mixture of cultures and where 3 religions used to give peacefully. The Nazaríes did a perfect job building this place...More

Thank Souhail M
Nearby Restaurants
Carmen Mirador de Aixa
733 reviews
.59 km away
Restaurante Ruta del Azafran
1,055 reviews
.43 km away
Mirador de Morayma
686 reviews
.49 km away
Carmen de Aben Humeya
388 reviews
.60 km away
Nearby Attractions
The Alhambra
31,661 reviews
.31 km away
Puerta de la Justicia
84 reviews
.39 km away
Museum of Alhambra
1,152 reviews
.38 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Carol N
29 November 2017|
AnswerShow all 7 answers
Response from Gary G | Reviewed this property |
Further: The citrus trees may have fruit but the likelihood of flowers would be low HOWEVER you can certainly expect to be able to enjoy the Alhambra and Generalife with less crowds so you will be able to see the buildings... More
Florence D
28 October 2017|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from CDL L | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I was there again in April 2017 and the beds were in full bloom so nothing to worry about if April is your choice.
7 May 2017|
AnswerShow all 8 answers
Response from Rae C | Reviewed this property |
Hi , you need to take a taxi to the entrance gates, it is very hilly to get up there. Inside there is a lot of walking ,we took one of the guided tours and were walking for nearly 3 hours so be prepared .